No-Bake Brownie Bites
If you’re a fan of Nutella, you’ll love the chocolate-hazelnut flavor in these energy bites.
When you're living with ulcerative colitis, limiting added sugar is an important way to keep inflammation at bay. These bites are naturally sweetened with dates, which add a concentrated dose of fiber, vitamins, and minerals, too. Get the scoop on how we developed our UC Cooking Club recipes!
- 12 pitted Medjool dates
- ½ cup raw cashews
- ½ cup hazelnuts
- ¼ cup almond butter
- 2 Tbsp. cocoa powder
- ½ tsp. vanilla extract
- ¼ tsp. kosher salt
- Place dates, cashews, and hazelnuts in a food processor; process until mixture is finely chopped. Add almond butter, cocoa powder, vanilla, and salt; process until mixture just starts to clump together.
- Roll mixture into 1 Tbsp. balls and chill until ready to eat. Store in an airtight container in the refrigerator for up to 2 weeks.